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My Favourite Films of the 80's

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People who added this item 3716 Average listal rating (2366 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 8.3
This film is well, fantastic. The actors do an outstanding job and the pace of the film is really good and doesn't felt dragged out in any parts and its directed by my favourite director, Stanley Kubrick.

Superb film.
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People who added this item 3965 Average listal rating (2650 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 8.2
Die Hard (1988)
This film, like Lethal Weapon just has a perfect blend of action and humour and I watch it all the time, its my addiction.
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People who added this item 1967 Average listal rating (1337 ratings) 7.1 IMDB Rating 7.6
Lethal Weapon (1987)
This film, like Die Hard is my addiction.
It to provides the perfect blend of action and humour and has one great final fighting sequence.
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People who added this item 3774 Average listal rating (2314 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 8.3
Scarface (1983)
This movie was so intense the first time I saw it, but at the end I felt Al Pacino delivered a wonderful performance in an overall fantastic film.
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People who added this item 4867 Average listal rating (3219 ratings) 7.1 IMDB Rating 7.6
Batman (1989)
Theres no question, I love Batman and this one is really well done, I love the look of Gotham City and Micheal Keaton potrays Batman really well.
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People who added this item 5027 Average listal rating (3390 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 8
This is one movie that is really something special and I thought when I first saw it, I was terrified of the Terminator character as a child, the first scene I remember seeing is when he gouged his eyes out into the sink.
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People who added this item 4451 Average listal rating (2966 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.5
Beetlejuice (1988)
Micheal Keaton gives an excellent performance in this movie, though he doesn't get much screen time and this movie was wacky and watching it as a child I loved this movie a bunch.
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This film was something, when I first saw it I thought it was really entertaining and action packed and had witty humour and is a fun film to enjoy.
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People who added this item 6960 Average listal rating (4592 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 8.5
Theres not much that can be said about this film, except that its a real exceptional and fun movie.
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People who added this item 1253 Average listal rating (863 ratings) 6.2 IMDB Rating 6.8
Rocky IV (1985)
This movie for me gets me really pumped, particularly during the training montage and I think though its finish is a tad predictable and alike to the previous films that it delivers another fun story and I find its always good for a watch.
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People who added this item 999 Average listal rating (672 ratings) 7.1 IMDB Rating 7.6
This movie was over the top and hillarious and I felt sympathetic towards John Candys character and think him and Steven Martin played really well off one another.
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People who added this item 2626 Average listal rating (1664 ratings) 6.6 IMDB Rating 7.2
Such an inspiring film for me, but unlike Rocky IV I could really relate more to Daniel, I love all three of the films, but feel this one is definately the best and its a real good watch.
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People who added this item 2925 Average listal rating (1885 ratings) 6.7 IMDB Rating 7.2
Gremlins (1984)
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People who added this item 3254 Average listal rating (2087 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 7.9
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People who added this item 1724 Average listal rating (1111 ratings) 6.7 IMDB Rating 7.3
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People who added this item 2365 Average listal rating (1491 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 8.1
I first saw this movie in primary school and fell in love with it and how different it was to every other childrens story out there and I still enjoy it as much as a child and can watch it over and over.
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People who added this item 1435 Average listal rating (1036 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.7
First Blood (1982)
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People who added this item 2917 Average listal rating (1959 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.8
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People who added this item 5131 Average listal rating (3402 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.8
Ghostbusters (1984)
Who ya gonna call?

Damn right, this movie was one of my favourites to come out of the 80's and also one of the funniest.
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People who added this item 1659 Average listal rating (1068 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.6
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People who added this item 2422 Average listal rating (1498 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 8.1
Platoon (1986)
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People who added this item 907 Average listal rating (595 ratings) 6.5 IMDB Rating 7
Scrooged (1988)
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People who added this item 2004 Average listal rating (1235 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 8.3
Raging Bull (1980)
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People who added this item 1180 Average listal rating (804 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 7.6
The end scene of this movie, is just wow, no words to describe it but this movie is absolutely brilliant and the final scene made car action scenes more interesting for me, then any other movie possibly has.
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People who added this item 1627 Average listal rating (1037 ratings) 6.9 IMDB Rating 7.2
The Lost Boys (1987)
One of my favourite Vampire movies, though I haven't actually seen the Lost Boys 2, I haven't been hearing too many good things about it, I love this one however and think its a new take on the vampire.
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People who added this item 2339 Average listal rating (1667 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 7.8
Predator (1987)
I really need to get this film on dvd as well, I absolutely love it and its such a fantastic movie, I was scared to death of the predator as a kid, but its great now.
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People who added this item 1110 Average listal rating (718 ratings) 6.4 IMDB Rating 6.8
Superman II (1980)
When I think of the Superman movies I think about this one straight away, the characters are more developed and Christopher Reeves delivers another solid performance as the Man of Steel
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People who added this item 637 Average listal rating (424 ratings) 6.1 IMDB Rating 6.3
Not my favourite James Bond movie, but certainly one of the better Roger Moore ones, I definately like Christopher Walken's role and think it is a decent movie.
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People who added this item 720 Average listal rating (469 ratings) 5.6 IMDB Rating 6
Teen Wolf (1985)
Micheal J. Fox is amazing to me, I love his movies and find him to be a real inspirational person and this particular movie was one I was very fond of watching growing up, along with watching back to the future.
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People who added this item 635 Average listal rating (425 ratings) 6.3 IMDB Rating 6.8
The Burbs (1989)
I don't own this one on dvd, but everytime I know its on television, I make sure to watch it, its not the best movie but its definately a memorable one for me.
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A list of majority of my favourite films from the 80's, any that I forgot, simply slipped my mind, but these are the ones I own and are most memorable for me when I think of movies from the 80's. E.T isn't here, but thats because I don't own it.

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